Author Archives: Sabhrina Aninta

About Sabhrina Aninta

I am a biodiversity informatician working on natural history specimens and various types of biodiversity data to assist conservation of Southeast Asian biodiversity, and conservation geneticist in training working with whole genome sequences of endemic ungulates of Wallacea.

Can small populations benefit genetic rescue?

The core dogma of conservation biology is clear: small populations are bad for species’ persistence. If we observe a population of endangered vertebrates harboring abundant deleterious mutations but without any reduction in fitness, what is happening there? I would like … Continue reading

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